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- Mendelssohn - The Hebrides Overture (score): PDF download
Mendelssohn - The Hebrides Overture (score): PDF download
Arranged for chamber orchestra
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Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847) was one of the most well-known German composers in the early Romantic period. He composed his Hebrides Overture in 1830, as a direct response to a visit to Staffa Island in Scotland, with its remarkable sea cave known as Fingal's Cave. The piece is an impression of the location, without a specific programme. This arrangement is for chamber orchestra.
Instrumentation: flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, horn, trumpet, timpani, violin 1, violin 2, viola, violoncello, double bass (strings must be a minimum of 3, 3, 2, 2, 1)